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Stock up your storm shelter because these are the best disaster movies on Netflix, ranked by blockbuster movie lovers like you. Disaster movies come in many forms and Netflix Instant has them all. Some of these Netflix disaster films are based on true events and some are just non-stop, over the top fun. Some of these disaster movies are even comedies, because what's funnier than utter destruction?

Deep Impact is one of the best disaster movies streaming on Netflix, combining romance with chaos to create one of the best disaster movies of all time. The classic disaster movie shows what happens when a meteor threatens humanity. Chris Evan's Snowpiercer, meanwhile, takes place well after the apocalypse, and Alive starring Ethan Hawke shows the true story of a rugby team trying to survive after a plane crash in the Andes. 

If you like a little humor with your deadly disasters, this list has you covered. Cloverfield is the perfect movie to watch for fun, while Seeking a Friend for the End of the World also brings laughs to a terrible situation.

Do you have some favorite disaster films to watch on Netflix? Let us know which deadly disaster movies are the best ever by voting up your all-time favorites on the list below!

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Armageddon Ben Affleck, Bruce Willis, Liv Tyler

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Earthquake Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, Victoria Principal

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Cloverfield Odette Annable, Lizzy Caplan, Jessica Lucas

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Seeking a Friend for the End of the World Keira Knightley, Steve Carell, Connie Britton

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Everest Liam Neeson, Jamling Tenzing Norgay, Beck Weathers

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Snowpiercer Chris Evans, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton

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Alive John Malkovich, Ethan Hawke, Josh Lucas

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The Towering Inferno O. J. Simpson, Paul Newman, Faye Dunaway

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A Night to Remember Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, David McCallum

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Next Jessica Biel, Nicolas Cage, Julianne Moore

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Left Behind: The Movie Kirk Cameron, Chelsea Noble, Daniel Pilon

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The Swarm Michael Caine, Henry Fonda, Olivia de Havilland

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The Omega Man Charlton Heston, Anthony Zerbe, Eric Laneuville

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The Hindenburg Anne Bancroft, Burgess Meredith, George C. Scott

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Avalanche Mia Farrow, Rock Hudson, Robert Forster

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40 Days and Nights Monica Keena, Dylan Vox, Alex Carter

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The Colony Laurence Fishburne, Bill Paxton, Kevin Zegers

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City on Fire Ava Gardner, Henry Fonda, Leslie Nielsen

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Scary Movie 3 Pamela Anderson, Charlie Sheen, Jenny McCarthy

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Knowing Nicolas Cage, Rose Byrne, Liam Hemsworth

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Revelation Road: The Beginning of the End David A.R. White, Brian Bosworth, Ray Wise

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The Happening Zooey Deschanel, Mark Wahlberg, M. Night Shyamalan

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Goodbye World Kid Cudi, Adrian Grenier, Gaby Hoffmann

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Tidal Wave Ha Ji-won, Uhm Jung-hwa, Lee Min-ki

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Raise the Titanic Alec Guinness, Anne Archer, Jason Robards Jr.

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The Day the Earth Caught Fire Michael Caine, Leo McKern, Janet Munro

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The Peacemaker Nicole Kidman, George Clooney, Tamara Tunie - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Left Behind Nicolas Cage, Jordin Sparks, Lea Thompson

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Titanic II Brooke Burns, Bruce Davison, Dylan Vox

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Sharknado Tara Reid, Cassie Scerbo, Julie McCullough - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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These Final Hours Jessica De Gouw, Sarah Snook, David Field

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Britannic Jacqueline Bissett, John Rhys-Davies, Ben Daniels

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After Steven Strait, Madison Lintz, Karolina Wydra - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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500 MPH Storm Casper Van Dien, Michael Beach, Sarah Lieving

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Absolute Zero Erika Eleniak, Jeff Fahey, Jessica Amlee

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Sharknado 2: The Second One Tara Reid, Kurt Angle, Vivica A. Fox